Definitions and translations for "abide by"

Definition of abide by

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1. By
I don't want to abide by him, so I'll wait over there.
He knows how I feel, but I'll show him that I can abide by not complaining about his plans in front of the junior staff.
2. To accept (a decision or law) and act in accordance with it; to conform to (a decision or law); to acquiesce to (a decision or law).
I don't agree with it, but I'll abide by the decision to give the reward to her.
The defendent has abided by my ruling in good faith.
3. To remain faithful to (something or someone); to adhere to (an idea or plan).
He may have shown his true colors, but he's supported me for years, so I'll abide by him.
She has served me loyally, abiding by my rule for almost my entire life.
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English - English - abide by

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obey, comply with -

English - Spanish - abide by

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cumplir con, acatar, allanarse a, avenirse a, observar

English - French - abide by

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tenir (promesse), rester fidèle à; obéir à, se conformer à, se soumettre à

English - German - abide by

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festhalten an, treu bleiben

English - Italian - abide by

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tenere fede a; attendersi a

English - Polish - abide by

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v. dotrzymywać, przestrzegać

English - Portuguese - abide by

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agir de acordo com, obedecer a

English - Romanian - abide by

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v. rămâne credincios, accepta, menţine

English - Russian - abide by

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г. твердо придерживаться, оставаться верным, последовать, следовать, соблюдать

English - Turkish - abide by

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bağlı kalmak, uymak, tutmak

English - Ukrainian - abide by

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v. додержуватися

English - Dutch - abide by

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werken volgens-, gehoorzamen aan-

English - Greek - abide by

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εμμένω, διαμένω με, τηρώ

English - Arabic - abide by

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‏زعن، إستجاب، تقيد، إحترم‏

English - Chinese - abide by

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遵守, 坚持

English - Chinese - abide by

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遵守, 堅持

English - Hindi - abide by

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v. राह देखना

English - Japanese - abide by

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従う

English - Korean - abide by

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지키다, 복종하다
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